RARE CUSTOM-MADE HANSA VEENA w FIBERGLASS HARDCASE.
TOP-GRADE PROFESSIONAL QUALITY
Professional teakwood Hansa Veena, a cross=bwteen the Indian Veena and the Western slide guitar, designed by Ravi Shankar in association with Barun Kumar Pal. This is a high-grade custom version, not the cheaper MKS tun-wood hansa veena. Carving is custom-designed and varies with each veena, it has a beautiful hand-carved floral design inlayed all along the neck and around the tabli done by expert craftsmen. French polish finish.
The Hansa Veena comes with mechanical pegs that have been incorporated into a very classical upper neck. The upper neck Swan (hansa) brings out the beauty of this instrument. The string layout is 8 main strings on mechanical pegs and 13 sympathetic strings along the neck. Inlaid frets. Accessories include a stainless steel slide, plectrums, a set of extra strings and a custom-made fiberglass hardcase.
(Sample from Barun Kumar Pal's "Ragas On Hansa Veena", Raaga Desh)
please allow for a lead time of 15-20 days for this instrument if not in stock.
14-21 days wordwide airmail shipping direct from India